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Qatar calls for applying highest safety standards to nuclear reactors in the Middle East region

Qatar calls for applying highest safety standards to nuclear reactors in the Middle East region

Al-Mansouri addresses the unstable international situation and the possibility of a new and dangerous nuclear conflict

Qatar continues to top MENA region in Global Peace Index

Qatar continues to top MENA region in Global Peace Index

Qatar ranked first in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region and 27th globally in Global Peace Index for 2020, which is issued by the Institute for Economics and Peace in Sydney, Australia.

Doha's inflation-adjusted growth seen better than world, Mena average: IIF

Doha's inflation-adjusted growth seen better than world, Mena average: IIF

The Institute of International Finance (IIF), the US-based economic think-tank, has revised down Qatar's real growth this year in view of the global pandemic Covid-19 ...

Qatar tops Mena region in Global Peace Index

Qatar tops Mena region in Global Peace Index

Qatar has come on top of the Mena region with a rank of 31 in the Global Peace Index (GPI) released Wednesday.

Ooredoo launches Mena's first Mobile Data Plan Management System accessible via Google Assistant

Ooredoo launches Mena's first Mobile Data Plan Management System accessible via Google Assistant

Ooredoo has announced at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona a new partnership with Google to become the Mena region’s first telecommunications company to launch a data plan management system.

Qamco IPO is highest valued in Mideast: EY

Qamco IPO is highest valued in Mideast: EY

Qatar witnessed the highest valued IPO (initial public offering) in 2018 in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region with the listing of Qatar Aluminum Manufacturing Company (Qamco) on the Qatar Stock Exchange, raising $745.6mn during the fourth quarter, according to Ernst and Young (EY).

Qatar to remain regional, global 'outperformer' - report

Qatar to remain regional, global 'outperformer' - report

Buoyed by “healthy” economic growth and “continued” fiscal support for infrastructure from the government, Qatar will remain an “outperformer”, both regionally and globally, Fitch Solutions has said in a report.

Winter risks 'dire' for 1mn children in MENA region: UNICEF

Winter risks 'dire' for 1mn children in MENA region: UNICEF

The UN children's fund warned Tuesday that a funding gap and the start of winter could leave nearly one million children "out in the cold" in the Middle East and North Africa.

Qatar first in Mena to join World Bank-partnered GFF

Qatar first in Mena to join World Bank-partnered GFF

Qatar is the first Middle East and North Africa (Mena) country to join the World Bank-partnered Global Financing Facility, a senior official has said.

Qatar’s macroeconomic environment tops MENA region

Qatar’s macroeconomic environment tops MENA region

Qatar’s macroeconomic environment remains solid and secured the first place in in the entire MENA region, a joint study by the World Bank Group and World Economic Forum shows.

Wind, solar technologies set to push Mena's electricity mix to 50% by 2050

Wind, solar technologies set to push Mena's electricity mix to 50% by 2050

Wind and solar technologies will push the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region's electricity mix to 50% by 2050, according to a study.

beIN Sports to air 22 matches for free across Mena

beIN Sports to air 22 matches for free across Mena

The sports channel made the announcement just before the tournament opened following consultation with FIFA.